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Russian general threatens Poland

Friday, August 15, 2008 by Dave Winer.

It sure is escalating quickly.  Permalink to this paragraph

AP: "A top Russian general said Friday that Poland's agreement to accept a U.S. missile interceptor base exposes the ex-communist nation to attack, possibly by nuclear weapons, the Interfax news agency reported." Permalink to this paragraph

Almost as if the Soviets Russians had a plan.  Permalink to this paragraph

Gotta wonder if Bush is up to this level of confrontation.  Permalink to this paragraph

Hope he talks to his dad and Scowcroft, and listens.  Permalink to this paragraph

And someone needs to tell McCain, seriously, STFU. Permalink to this paragraph

They picked the perfect time to challenge the US. (For them, worst for us.) Permalink to this paragraph

Hat-tip, I read about this first, of all places, on Powerline, a right-wing blog. I thought at first, oh yeah sure, they're blowing it out of proportion, but, unfortunately, they're not. Permalink to this paragraph

It's in Pravda too, whatever that is, these days. It used to be the house organ of the Soviet Union, when there was a Soviet Union. Seems pretty clear, the Russians want to reconstitute their old empire, at a minimum. Permalink to this paragraph

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